September 12, 2023 Artists, Outside Exhibitions, Press

Sheida Soleimani: Listen on NPR to “Iranian American artist features stories about her parents in a new exhibit”

Sheida Soleimani grew up hearing about her parents’ political activism in Iran, and their eventual escape to the US to avoid persecution. Now, she’s sharing their stories in a new exhibit at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, Massachusetts. The World’s Bianca Hillier met Soleimani at the museum to learn more.

September 06, 2023 Artists, Press

Sheida Soleimani is an “Artist to Watch This Month” in artnet news

Artists to Watch This Month: 10 Solo Gallery Exhibitions to Seek Out in September in New York

Read on Artnet News.

September 04, 2023 Artists, Press

Sheida Soleimani: Birds of Passage included in Artsy’s “10 Standout Gallery Exhibitions to See during Armory Week 2023”

Using humor and satire in photographic assemblage,  highlights overlooked, misconstrued, and difficult themes that shape the human experience, examining in particular media representation of global issues.

Read on Artsy.

August 18, 2023 Artists, Press

Photographers on Photographers: Vicente Cayuela in Conversation with Sheida Soleimani

In her meticulously crafted and, at times, cryptic still lifes and tableaux, Soleimani exposes the strains in U.S. and Middle East relations, lays bare human rights violations, confronts dark chapters of state violence and oppression, and, more recently, navigates the somber nuances of revisiting painful family histories of resistance, exodus, and persecution.


August 07, 2023 Artists

Sheida Soleimani on The Messy Truth – Conversations on Photography Podcast

Sheida Soleimani’s work explores intersections of art and activism. She melds sculpture, performance, film and photography to highlight critical perspectives on events across the Middle East, unpicking the complex power dynamics between the region and Western nations.

August 06, 2023 Artists, Press

Meet Multimedia Artist and Activist Sheida Soleimani – Picter Blog

Sheida Soleimani is an Iranian-American multimedia artist, activist, and professor. Her innovative works in ‘constructed’ tableau photography spark dialogues on the intersection of art and protest, particularly emphasizing ongoing human rights violations in Iran.

Read on Picter Blog.

July 31, 2023 Artists, Events, Press

Artist Paula Wilson shows delirious swath of style at Tang show

“Paula Wilson: Toward the Sky’s Back Door” exhibit at The Tang Museum

Read on Times Union.

July 24, 2023 Artists, Events, Press

DPI Professor Sean Fader’s “Insufficient Memory” Acquired by Buffalo AKG Art Museum

Sean Fader’s “Insufficient Memory”  is acquired by the Buffalo AKG Art Museum.

Read on NYU Tisch.

July 20, 2023 Artists, Events, Press

DAY BEFORE TOMORROW: Exclusive Interview With Artist Damien H. Ding

Artist Damien H. Ding talks about the fragility of human connection and the enigmatic journey of intimacy.

July 15, 2023 Artists, Events, Press

‘Paula Wilson: Toward the Sky’s Back Door’, new and recent work by acclaimed New Mexico–based artist

The Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery at Skidmore College is opening today Paula Wilson: Toward the Sky’s Back Door, a new exhibition featuring the work of renowned multimedia artist Paula Wilson.

Read on Artdaily.

July 14, 2023 Artists, Events, Press

Paula Wilson: New at The Tang: Exhibition Features Acclaimed New Mexico–Based Artist

The Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery at Skidmore College presents Paula Wilson: Toward the Sky’s Back Door, a new exhibition featuring the work of renowned multimedia artist Paula Wilson. The exhibition opens July 15 and will be on view through Dec. 30.

July 07, 2023 Artists, Events, Press

The Back Story: Ann Shelton

Ann Shelton is a leading New Zealand photographer whose work has been widely acclaimed and is held in public and private collections in New Zealand and overseas.

July 03, 2023 Artists, Events, Press

DAY BEFORE TOMORROW Exhibition at Eugster II Belgrade

DSCENE Magazine teams up with Day Before Tomorrow exhibition curated by Vuk Ćuk.

July 03, 2023 Artists, Events, Press

Check out an Iranian-American artist’s new exhibit at the MFA

“Banner Project” is a new photography exhibit by Sheida Soleimani, who incorporates collage into her elaborate photo scenes.

Read on

June 28, 2023 Artists, Events, Press

UK Art Museum Receives Grant for Its Exhibition “Disguise the Limit: John Yau’s Collaborations”

The University of Kentucky Art Museum has received a grant from the Terra Foundation for American Art in support of its exhibition/publication, “Disguise the Limit: John Yau’s Collaborations.”

Read on UKNow.

June 19, 2023 Artists, Events, Press

Sean Fader’s: “SUGAR DADDY, DEAR DANIELLE” at The Denny Gallery

NYU Tisch Professor and Queer Artist, Sean Fader presents an audio-visual exhibition from May 19th – June 24th

June 15, 2023 Artists, Events, Press

Submerging Psychedelia: She Could Lie on Her Back and Sink

A new group exhibition at the University of Auckland’s contemporary art centre Gus Fisher Gallery unravels the trope of the witch as a guiding figure through which dissidence is pinned.

Read on Ocula.

June 13, 2023 Artists, Events, Press

Judy Ledgerwood: Milwaukee Art Museum preps two big shows for autumn

Milwaukee Art Museum will show ‘Art, Life, Legacy: Northern European Paintings in the Collection of Isabel and Alfred Bader,’ which opens Sept. 29, and ’50 Paintings,’ a survey of work by 50 contemporary painters, starting Nov. 17.

Read on OnMilwaukee.

June 12, 2023 Artists, Events, Press

Sean Fader Interviewed by Ksenia M. Soboleva

The digital image as a tool for exploring queer histories.

June 11, 2023 Artists, Events, Press

Paula Wilson: New exhibit coming to Tang Museum in July

The Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery at Skidmore College has a new exhibit opening next month. “Paula Wilson: Toward the Sky’s Back Door” will be on display July 15 through Dec. 30.

June 07, 2023 Art Fairs, Artists, Events, Press

Jessie Edelman: Frieze and Kiaf to Return to Seoul with Even More Galleries

Newcomers include New York’s Denny Gallery, who will present work by emerging painter Jessie Edelman.

Read on Ocula.

May 31, 2023 Events

Walkthrough of Sugar Daddy: Dear Danielle with Sean Fader

May 20, 2023 Press

Katie Alice Fitz Gerald, partner of Denny Gallery featured in Korean art publication “Wolganmisool”

Denny Gallery is currently carrying out meaningful activities to realize these values in the Wong Chuk Hang area.

May 12, 2023 Artists, Press

Sheida Soleimani’s FT Weekend Podcast Episode: ‘Her parents fled Iran. Her art tells their story’

Iranian-American artist Sheida Soleimani tells her family history through her photography, after years of creating political works

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